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Robert Harris Cafe

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Cameron St, Whangarei, New Zealand
+64 9-438 8103
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07:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 14:00
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Only ever been there for coffee till today. Today went for a snack lunch. Expensive!. I chose a savoury muffin, yuk! Don't know what was in it but certainly not vegetables which is what I would expect. Dry, fortunately coffee good so washed down pieces that stuck in the back of the mouth, left 2/3rds of it, me! I never... More 

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Thank viola12017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wherever you go throughout NZ you will find a Robert Harris. Stopped off at a few on our travels. Good coffees and chocolate drinks for everyone whatever your taste. Help yourself to drinking water too, even fill up a bottle to take on your onward journey. Great break if you are feeling a little tired through driving.

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Thank Nicolas P
Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

Best custard square so far. Iced mocha wasn't half bad and could do with some improvement. Bonus to be able to browse current magazines.

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Thank suzanz1
Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2014

The great thing here is being able to browse the magazines while having a coffee and something to eat. While the food, service and coffee are a bit commercial and the service is not brilliant, the setting makes it worthwhile for a place to relax and catch up. The library is very good of course.

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Thank Dr Benjamin P
Napa, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2013

After hunting down the new location that is inside the library I was disappointed. The service was poor and the coffee was ehhh not so good. I was looking forward to the full service coffee bar and food service. You will not get it here! It's an abbreviated version of a Robert Harris. Don't go here expecting much.

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Thank lsarrade
Wellington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2012

Service was good, breakfast was average, coffee not so good.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2012

Location was great, quiet and away from the street & noisy kids. Food was a little disappointing though. BLAT sandwich was small for $ and nothing special. Nachos were disappointing, vegetarian ok but add some thing to make it inviting...beans?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cameron St, Whangarei, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-438 8103

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?